Churchill kids win top dance contest

PUBLISHED: 17:40 17 May 2011 | UPDATED: 13:21 20 May 2011

(click on image for larger view)Global Rock Challenge national Dance competition, Churchill Community school.

(click on image for larger view)Global Rock Challenge national Dance competition, Churchill Community school.

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ENERGETIC dance students have scooped a top award and will go onto compete in a regional final.

Pupils from Churchill Community School’s dance company, Yeo Dance, led by head of dance and choreographer, Shelley Withers, entered an Alice In Wonderland performance into the national Global Rock Challenge competition.

As well as winning the overall contest they were presented awards for best choreography, best set and costume design, and performer’s choice as voted for by the students from the other participating schools.

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